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Analysts Are Bullish on Top Services Stocks: Yum! Brands (YUM), Heritage-Crystal Clean (HCCI)

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Services sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on Yum! Brands (YUMResearch Report) and Heritage-Crystal Clean (HCCIResearch Report) with bullish sentiments.

Yum! Brands (YUM)

Robert W. Baird analyst David Tarantino maintained a Buy rating on Yum! Brands on July 29 and set a price target of $146.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $122.54.

According to TipRanks.com, Tarantino is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 8.4% and a 61.4% success rate. Tarantino covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Restaurant Brands International, Cheesecake Factory, and BJ’s Restaurants.

Yum! Brands has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $133.94, which is a 9.2% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 18, Goldman Sachs also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $135.00 price target.

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Heritage-Crystal Clean (HCCI)

Robert W. Baird analyst David Manthey maintained a Buy rating on Heritage-Crystal Clean on July 28 and set a price target of $42.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $33.56.

According to TipRanks.com, Manthey is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 11.3% and a 65.4% success rate. Manthey covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as SiteOne Landscape Supply, Beacon Roofing Supply, and Wesco International.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Heritage-Crystal Clean is a Strong Buy with an average price target of $40.50, representing a 24.0% upside. In a report issued on July 18, Stifel Nicolaus also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $33.00 price target.

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